Thursday, 9 August 2012

Christmas!


Christmas is just around the corner!
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Only 137 shopping days left until Christmas. I received my first Christmas catalogue today! Though this seems early it is actually 16 days later than the first one to arrive in 2011.

14 comments:

  1. Time flies - cliched, I know, but nevertheless SO true!

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  2. Yikes!!! That is truly depressing.

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  3. I've solved that problem. Dick shops for all of his grandchildren. I send cheques to my young nieces and nephews. Dick is Jewish, and doesn't care if he never gets a Christmas present, but he asks me what I want, which is fine by me.
    I could put the catalogue people out of business, but I like to think Christmas makes work for printers.
    K

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  4. I thought about that the other day. We adults don't exchange gifts any longer, so I just have the grandchildren. Now that they are teens I give them money. My Christmases are very different now than they used to be!

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  5. Is is rude to say bah humbug right now. I'm squeezing every last ounce of heat and sunshine out of my Alberta summer, so shhhhh, you!! LOL

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  6. How awful ! First we are still waiting for real summer ! Maybe at Christmas we will have 25° !

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  7. My husband, a UPS man who is normally committed to non-violence, would like to smack this post and the sender of that Christmas catalog upside their heads!! LOL!

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  8. Noooooooooooo we haven't really had summer yet

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  9. Oh dear, is it that close!!!!

    I am sorry that I have not been around for the last week or so
    but I have my Mum staying with me at the moment and feel guilty
    if I don't give her my time and so haven't been on the computer much.

    I will have so much catching up to do
    when Mum goes home that it will take me until Christmas
    to get through all the posts I have missed!

    Have a lovely weekend.

    x Fiona

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  10. Good grief! I was just thinking what a beautiful late summer afternoon it had been and how autumn was just around the corner... Am now worrying that my Christmas catalogues are late :O)

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  11. Good grief, don't remind me yet! I truly hate shopping, although I do enjoy the Christmas season once all the shopping is done.

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  12. I was tidying up in our catch-all room and organized a few of the Christmas decorations that I came across. The way this year is flying, it won't be long. Actually thought about writing some cards out, then quickly nixed that idea. A momentary abberation.

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  13. Yikes! Please... NOT yet!!! I'm not even ready for Halloween or Thanksgiving yet.

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